Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) union workers with SEIU Local 1021 hold signs as they picket in front of the Lake Merritt station on July 2, 2013, in Oakland, California.

SEIU is Latest Union to Declare Support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's #NoDAPL Fight

The progressive union is joining at least four others in opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Panelists in front of black background with white text reading "TRUTH TO POWER"

Melissa Harris-Perry, Panelists Explore Economic and Racial Justice During DNC

Rosie Perez, Jelani Cobb and Gerry Hudson joined Harris-Perry for a panel hosted by Rock the Vote’s Truth to Power program.

A New Labor Force

Michelle Crentsil, 25, represents the new guard of labor organizing

Urban Radio Ads Ask African-Americans to Support Immigration

The 60-second ad aimed at African-Americans is airing on urban radio stations across the country.

SEIU Pushes for Health Care for Transgender Workers

SEIU has more than 2.1 million members in Canada, the United States and Puerto Rico that are part of the service industry, including janitors, the security guards, and health care professionals.